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Fat spouses and hours of work: are body and Pareto weights correlated?

  • Sonia Oreffice

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  • Climent Quintana-Domeque

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D1, J1, J22 Copyright Oreffice and Quintana-Domeque; licensee Springer. 2012

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Volume (Year): 1 (2012)
Issue (Month): 1 (December)
Pages: 1-21

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